Manufacturing & Distribution

Manufacturing & Distribution Practice

Manufacturing and distribution of products is the cornerstone of the world economy. Our Manufacturing & Distribution Team understands these processes and strives to deliver innovative leadership to help our clients achieve their strategic goals. From product inception to final sale, we provide counsel and support to our manufacturing and distribution clients every step of the way.

Areas of Concentration

  • Project financing and capital investment
  • Tax exemptions, credits and preferences
  • Intellectual property (trademarks, patents, copyright, trade secrets)
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Corporate governance, compliance programs (antitrust and Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, among others) and risk management services
  • Real estate and site selection
  • OSHA audits/workplace safety issues
  • Human resources and employment matters
  • Tax planning and tax controversy
  • Insurance planning and recovery
  • Distribution Agreements (including credit applications, terms of sale and terms of purchase)
  • Drafting Warranty, disclaimer and limitations of liability provisions, defense of product liability and indemnification claims